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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–50 B.C.


Object Place: Meroe, Beg., W23

Dimensions

diameter 0.95cm

Accession Number

22-2-65a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

one large ball bead, decayed, black patina

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W23, February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition